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Time to acknowledge Afghanistan’s ‘new reality’, says PM

LAHORE: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said Pakistan has a vital interest in a peaceful and stable Afghanistan as he urged the international community to play its role in averting another humanitarian crisis in the war-torn country. Addressing the 20th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Council of Heads of State (SCO-CHS) …

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NA panel passes Parental Protection Bill

ISLAMABAD:   The National Assembly Standing Committee on Law and Justice on Thursday passed the Parental Protection Bill with minor amendments. The standing committee also passed a bill to represent the merged districts of FATA in the K-P bar, while the bar councils opposed giving additional seats to Nafisa Shah’s …

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Govt to set up a food security management body

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Thursday decided to set up a National Food Security Management Committee headed by the prime minister to obtain fastest data. It has issued the Pakistan Food Security Flow and Information Ordinance, 2021 under which an officer who failed to provide data would face up to …

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Kabul neighbours emphasise national reconciliation

DUSHANBE: Foreign Ministers of Russia, China, Pakistan and Iran on Thursday exchanged views on the latest developments in Afghanistan and the situation of peace and security in the region. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, China’s Wang Yi, Pakistan’s Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Iran’s Hossein Amir Abdollahian were meeting on the …

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